When folks speak about nice indie video games, Axiom Verge must be amongst them. A troublesome, Metroidvania model shooter, the sport was a crucial hit and is beloved by followers. Information got here a short while again that the developer, Thomas Happ, was busy engaged on a sequel, however in contrast to its predecessor, it wasn’t introduced for PlayStation. At this time, that is modified: Axiom Verge 2 will certainly hit PS5 and PS4.
The sequel is ready in a unique location and stars a brand new protagonist, nevertheless it does happen inside the similar universe as the primary recreation. It follows a rich tech professional named Indra who takes a visit to Antarctica and, by some means, results in an alternate model of Earth. Whereas there’ll apparently be some references to the unique, it is a standalone story, so that you needn’t have performed Axiom Verge 1.
The gameplay shall be comparable in that you just’re exploring a labyrinthine map, nevertheless it feels like fight shall be fairly totally different. Indra will not have the varied weapons discovered within the first recreation, however she does have her pickaxe and her tech skills, that enable her to hack enemies.
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